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Douglas Co. Deputy Cleared In February Shootout

A prosecutor has cleared a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy involved in a February shootout with two suspects who later died in a murder-suicide. Douglas County Attorney Chad Larson said Wednesday that Deputy Dustin Alexander’s use of force was “clearly justified.”

06/11/2014

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Deputy Shot In Norman County, Suspect Arrested

The vest of northern Minnesota sheriff’s deputy caught a bullet for him Tuesday morning, officials say, when he was shot in the back by the older brother of the teenager he was arresting.

04/15/2014

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Deaths Of Suspects In Officer-Involved Shooting Were Murder-Suicide

The suspects found deceased after a Douglas County officer-involved shooting Monday have been identified and authorities now believe it to be a murder-suicide.

02/26/2014

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Wis. Deputy Resuscitates Baby Along Interstate

Authorities say a sheriff’s deputy resuscitated a baby on the hood of his squad car along a Milwaukee County interstate.

03/28/2013

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Man Hurt In Ramsey County Squad Accident

A 56-year-old old man was seriously injured Thursday after he pulled out in front of a Ramsey County deputy’s squad car.

03/14/2013

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Man In Santa Suit Hits Dane Co. Deputy, Arrested

A 69-year-old man in a Santa suit was arrested for drunken driving after authorities say he struck a Dane County Sheriff’s deputy who was directing traffic.

12/23/2012

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Charges: Pine Co. Deputy Stole Narcotics While On Duty

A Pine County sheriff’s deputy faces six felony counts for allegedly stealing narcotics while on duty, according to court documents filed Wednesday.

11/14/2012

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Settlement In LeSueur Co. Deputy’s Fatal Shooting Of Man

There’s now a settlement in the case of a LeSueur County Sheriff’s Deputy who shot and killed a man wearing only a swimsuit.

11/13/2012

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Man Sentenced For Threatening Minn. Deputy

A Minnesota judge has sentenced a man to more than two years in prison for threatening a Cass County sheriff’s deputy.

05/22/2012

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Police Seek Man After Sheriff’s Deputy Assaulted In Stillwater

Officers are investigating after a man reportedly assaulted a Washington County sheriff’s deputy Thursday evening.

04/06/2012

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Man Shot And Wounded By Pipestone Co. Deputy

A Pipestone County sheriff’s deputy is on standard administrative leave after he shot and wounded a man during a confrontation at a home in Pipestone.

10/13/2011

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Ramsey County Sheriff’s Deputy Dies Unexpectedly

The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office says it suffered a “devastating loss” when one of its deputies died unexpectedly Monday morning.

10/04/2011

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Deputy Sued After Fatally Shooting Suspect

A Le Sueur County sheriff’s deputy is facing a wrongful death lawsuit after fatally shooting a man he confronted about his driving.

09/28/2011

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Sheriff: Man Killed By Deputy Did Not Have Gun

The sheriff of Winona County says the man fatally shot by a deputy last week did not have a gun.

09/23/2011

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Jurors Fire Handgun Used To Shoot Minn. Deputy

Jurors have “dry-fired” the handgun used in the fatal shooting of a Mahnomen County sheriff’s deputy.

08/23/2011

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